Letter: Mail disgrace.Byline: Esther Bentley
I FULLY endorse the feelings of the lady who posted a birt hday card to her friend which was delivered extremely late by Royal Mail.
This happened to my daughter, but it was a hospital appointment. Date of appointment to see consultant was May 11, 2004,letter received after lunch on May 12, 2004.
This delay resulted in my daugh-ter being discharged for nonattendance by the hospital,despite explaining the circumstances CIRCUMSTANCES, evidence. The particulars which accompany a fact.
2. The facts proved are either possible or impossible, ordinary and probable, or extraordinary and improbable, recent or ancient; they may have happened near us, or afar off; they are public or ,and now having to wait to be rereferred.
It is a total disgrace DISGRACE. Ignominy, shame, dishonor. No witness is required to disgrace himself. 13 How. St. Tr. 17, 334; 16 How. St. Tr. 161. Vide Crimination; To Degrade. what is going on and vulnerable people,as usual,being the victims.
Esther Bentley,Liverpool 30